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4 pill amps conversion

Discussion in 'CB Radio Modifications' started by ddbddg1, Feb 22, 2012.

  1. ddbddg1

    ddbddg1 Senior Member

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    i was wondering how hard or even if its possible to combine 3 identical 4 pill amps to make a 12 pill ?
    i know i cant do it but was wondering has anyone else done it before


     
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  2. mackmobile43

    mackmobile43 Jock Supporter

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    Yes but at what cost? 3 perfectly good amps that's the cost.

    BTW I'll be in Pine Bluffs around noon today.
     
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  3. me999

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    That would cost more than a 16 pill and a really bad way to waste a few good 4 pills, that probably would never perform correctly and be nothing but a headache..
     
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  4. 9C1Driver

    9C1Driver Well-Known Member

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    If you look at the Texas Star Sweet 16 you will see the guts of it are two 500v amp boards. But there is a whole lot of other stuff added to make it work as an 8 pill. I am sure a good tech could build you an 8 pill from two 4 pill amplifiers but would cost a fortune. Your money ahead just buying an 8 pill from the start.
     
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  5. psycho

    psycho Supporting Member

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    If anyone here has tried to do that......they sure will never admit it.
     
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